TranStar From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 530 posts, RR: 0 Posted (12 years 5 months 3 weeks ago) and read 1530 times:
Has anyone heard or seen anything about cabin design changes for the new A340-500/-600? I know the cockpits are virtually the same but weren't they going to update the cabin. I have to say that whathever one says about the 777/A340 debate, Boeing's 777-style interior is really ingeneous. I was wondering if Airbus was going to go for a similar redesign on their newer A340s (not exactly like 777 of course, but perhaps one that lifts the overhead compartments higher to give better head clearance).
Fly-K From Germany, joined May 2000, 3154 posts, RR: 51
Reply 1, posted (12 years 5 months 2 weeks 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 1492 times:
I've heard so too but have seen only computer graphics so far - which is surprising since F-WWCC is fitted with a full interior... perhaps my colleagues that are on this week's route proving flights will bring home some snapshots...
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Airbus_A340 From Hong Kong, joined Mar 2000, 1560 posts, RR: 20
Reply 3, posted (12 years 5 months 2 weeks 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 1477 times:
F-WWCC's cabin interior has not got the centre carry-on-baggage stowage bins. The outter bins are there though, but I can tell you it looks very nice and wavy, similar to those found on the 77 I flew. It looks very spacious. I have seen photos from my friend before, when it came to Hong Kong.
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